PNINS dominant Mark Donaldson Cup

PNINS dominant Mark Donaldson Cup

Palmerston North Intermediate Normal School Blue claimed Mannawatu intermediate schools rippa rugby bragging rights as they hoisted the Mark Donaldson Cup at Central Energy Trust Arena on Thursday.

The blue team faced their own school, PNINS Black in the final, romping home to a 12-4 victory.

Both PNINS teams were the dominanat performers on the day, crusing through pool play.

PNINS Blue beat Feilding Intermediate Shifters 12-1 in their semifinal, while PNINS Black got the job done wioth a 9-4 win over Monrad Mana.

Friday is the final day of the three-day Rippa rugby festival with six schools to battle out for the Sam Strahan Cup.